A total of 45 items listed.
An aircraft like no other
Geoff Watts, Chris Daniels and David Burns
The Airlander is the world’s largest aircraft and, when in flight, can stay in the air for weeks at a time if necessary.
Taking engineering to industry
Michael Kenward OBE
As CEO of Rolls-Royce, Warren East CBE FREng is forging links with academia with a keenness to turn engineering research into profitable products
Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation, Engineering award winners, Living without electricity report, The UK STEM education landscape, Bridge building in Rwanda, UK student wins international engineering prize, British rocket propels Juno to Jupiter
Building Britain's biggest warships
Richard Gray and Martin Douglass
Construction of two new Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers, the largest ever in Britain, is the most ambitious shipbuilding project attempted in the UK
A lot more than lubrication
Professor Ian Hutchings FREng
Professor Ian Hutchings FREng, GKN Professor of Manufacturing Engineering at the University of Cambridge, highlights the progress and some failures of the important discipline of tribology.
Medical pioneer wins biggest engineering prize, Born to engineer videos, Solar electrification in Zambia, Rosetta project update, New STEM resources, Award-winning bridgework
Testing the lunar surface; Engineering habits of mind; Breaking the ice; A quiet revolution; Newton fellowships
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Lambert Dopping-Hepenstal FREng
This article is about unmanned aircraft not needing to be constrained by size, endurance and the operating limitations imposed by the need to protect a human on-board.
Creating Smarter Skies
Iain Harris and David Hawken
This article describes some developments that will further improve the safety, resilience and efficiency of air traffic control systems.
Making waves; Sustainable manufacturing; Coastal eco-cities collegium; AeroMSc bursary; Manufacturing report; Wireless charging buses
Sir David McMurtry FREng FRS
Turning patents into profits
In coming up with a solution that helped aircraft to take off McMurtry also launched a business that has transformed modern manufacturing
By Michael Kenward OBE
Perfecting the jet engine
Professor Philip Ruffles CBE FREng FRS
Larger fans and the application of composite materials will make jet engines of the future lighter and more efficient